GDPR replaces the Data Protection Directive 95/46/EC, which determines how personal data should be processed and used on EU citizens.

It’s been designed to:

  • Combine all data protection laws across Europe
  • Strengthen data protection for all EU citizens
  • Reshape the way EU organisations approach data protection.

The regulation aims to protect all EU citizens from privacy and data breaches in an increasingly digital, data-driven world – one that’s vastly different from the time in which the 1995 directive was published.

GDPR will be enforced across the EU from 25 May 2018.

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Solutions for GDPR

How our solutions help you to comply

Audit for insights

Understand what data you have by undertaking routine internal and supplier audits.

Complete visibility of risk

Record, manage and mitigate potential data risks by getting employees from across your business to share and challenge decisions.

Test employee competency

When you automatically manage training and competency assessments, you can then spend more time mentoring your employees on areas where they need help.

Get your policies, procedures and processes in place

Plan and communicate all your GDPR policies from a centralised repository.

Understand how suppliers are processing data

Gain greater insights into how suppliers are currently processes and managing your data.

Review your performance

You can't prepare for GDPR overnight. But our KPI dashboards tell you what's working and what's not, so you know where to prioritise your energy.

Software to help you comply with GDPR

Our software modules work well on their own or together.
Document control software
Modern technology means we’re bombarded with information in all aspects of our lives. It’s no different in business. The challenge is making sure the right information is viewed by the right person at the right time. Effective document control is central to quality management and compliance. Our...
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Audit management software
Too many businesses hope that when an external auditor is examining their business they don’t uncover any issues. But this approach causes stress, encourages a reactive culture and exposes the business to high levels of risk. A regular and thorough internal auditing programme helps you identify an...
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Accident & incident management software
When an accident or incident occurs, it's important there is an accurate record of events to understand the root cause and prevent it from happening again. Use our accident and incident management software to properly record, communicate and identify trends to prevent it from happening again.
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GRC dashboard
Give your leadership, employees and external providers simple and secure access to your governance, risk and compliance analytics.
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Latest insights

GDPR explained (Part 1): What GDPR means for your business
We've had many regulatory and quality managers contact us Qualsys recently about the new EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), what it means for them, and how they can use EQMS to manage the changes. This article is the first in a series we hope will help you prepare for GDPR with confidence...
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GDPR explained (Part 2): How to prepare your employees for GDPR
Chances are that if you ask your leadership, marketing, HR or IT director what they're doing to prepare for the new EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), you'll open up a can of worms. Research shows:20% of IT decision-makers in the UK are still unaware that GDPR even exists. (Trendmicro...
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GDPR explained (Part 3): How to get started
The new EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) includes some dramatic changes on how companies manage, process and delete data. It's no longer just about finding data and making sure it's secure. It’s about capturing the context of data and being able to prove everything's being done to prot...
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GDPR explained (Part 4): 10 essential GDPR resources
There's a lot of information out there about the new EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). But where do you find the best information about what GDPR means for you? We asked Qualsys's Business Mentor, Mike Bendall, to recommend his 10 favourite GDPR resources.
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